Spellbound last edited by fiye on 06/04/18 11:30AM View full history

Overview

Spellbound is the follow up to Finders Keepers and has the main character Magic Knight trying to help various people from differing points in history back to the time they belong after a spell cast by Magic Knight's mentor Gimball the Wizard goes wrong.

The game itself is an adventure game with a graphical front end, objects, other characters and the world can be interacted with via a windowed list of commands. This allows Magic Knight to examine objects, manipulate them, talk to characters and all the other adventure type actions you would want to perform. Also since the other characters from history are a little bit upset about being dragged from where they belong they need some looking after. Magic Knight has to command them to eat, sleep and be happy in order to help them out, if they die then Magic Knight fails.

Reviews

MagazineIssuePageSystemRating%ReviewerLanguage
Sinclair User01/1986119ZX Spectrum5 out of 5100
-English
ZX Computing02+03/198639ZX Spectrum5 out of 5100
-English
Computer Gamer01/198656,57ZX Spectrum19 out of 2095
Tony HetherngtonEnglish
Crash01/198626,27ZX Spectrum95 out of 10095
-English
Zzap06/198630,31C6494 out of 10094
JR, GL, GPEnglis
Computer + Video Games01/198617ZX Spectrum9 out of 1090
-English
Your Sinclair10/198630ZX Spectrum (128k)9 out of 1090
PhilEnglish
Commodore Force08/199355C6485 out of 10085
-English
Your Sinclair02/198627ZX Spectrum8 out of 1080
RachaelEnglish
Your Computer04/198647Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum4 out of 580
Lee PaddonEnglish
Micro Hobby06/198614,15ZX Spectrum7.5 out of 1075
-Spanish
Amstradebdo12/198624Amstrad CPC15 out of 2075
-French
Popular Computing Weekly11/14/198547ZX Spectrum--
-English
Happy Computer02/1986163ZX Spectrum--
Heinrich LenhardtGerman
Computer Gamer07/198654Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, C64, ZX Spectrum--
-English
Amstar04+05/198738Amstrad CPC---French
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